The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.
I never admired another's fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion.
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook and a good digestion.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.
Unless you make a daily effort to see the world as God sees it, you will never get beyond mere appearances.
Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
Those who are not looking for happiness are the most likely to find it, because those who are searching forget that the surest way to be happy is to seek happiness for others.
A man is never as big as when he is on his knees to help a child.
He whose face gives no light, shall never become a star.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
If you deliberately set out to be less than you are capable, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
To be happy you must have taken the measure of your powers, tasted the fruits of your passion, and learned your place in the world.
The purpose of government is to enable the people of a nation to live in safety and happiness. Government exists for the interests of the governed, not for the governors.